Live Power Line Falls Onto I-15

Live Power Line Falls Onto I-15

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(KSL News) -- A power line with electricity still running through it fell and landed right across I-15 near Lehi. Highway Patrol shut down both sides of the freeway.

Live Power Line Falls Onto I-15

The sparks from the falling wire started a brush fire. The flames reached up to 50 feet, but fire crews put it out in about 10 minutes.

No one was injured.

The line fell when a construction truck with a high mast accidentally hit and severed it.

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